Welcome to Summer with the Kings Arms Hotel

The Kings Arms Hotel in Keswick held a fabulous ‘Welcome to Summer Launch Event’ on Wednesday 27th May, where local guests, suppliers and B&B owners were invited to enjoy a drinks reception and mouth-watering canapés, to showcase the Kings Arms new Summer menu, designed by Head Chef Dan Grimshaw.

The Brains Behind the Beauty

Residing in an enviable location overlooking both lake and mountains, you might think the Lodore Falls Hotel would struggle to match the beauty of its surroundings. But with five Keswick in Bloom awards, vast lawns and an array of gorgeous flower beds, the beauty shines in its own right. The man behind the impressive landscaping […]

In the spirit of Downton Abbey

Downton style afternoon tea at the Borrowdale Hotel is back by popular demand. After the success of last year’s Downton style afternoon tea and with the new series in full flow, the Borrowdale Hotel wanted to give their guests the chance to star in their own version of Downton Abbey.

Fashion Show raises £1,305 for Hospice at Home

Genevieve of Carlisle held their annual fashion show at the Inn on the Lake on Thursday 11th September. The day raised a total of £1,305 for ‘Hospice at Home’, from a percentage on ticket sales and raffle ticket sales. Raffle prizes included afternoon tea for two and flower arrangements from the Inn on the Lake.

August’s Recipe of the Month

  This month’s recipe comes from Brian Alston, Head Chef at the Skiddaw Hotel. Brian wanted to share this recipe with us as it has proved popular with our customers and we think it’s perfect for a summer night meal.  

A new style of cooking at the Borrowdale Hotel

Thrown in at the deep end, Graham Ball, Head Chef at the Borrowdale Hotel started with us on an exceptionally busy Good Friday. Graham wanted to become part of the hotel through his love of the Lake District, in particular the beautiful Borrowdale Valley. Over the years Graham has worked in all types of catering […]

Against the spin…

KESWICK CRICKET CLUB Sponsored by Lake District Hotels A watchable cricket match requires; good batting, good bowling and a good crowd… and at Keswick Cricket Club on Thursday 31st July that’s exactly what it got. Staff from Lake District Hotels gathered at Fitz Park to watch and support their fellow work colleagues, play a proper […]